Up for Bids: Classic Soviet Space Propaganda Posters
We Are Born to Make a Fairy Tale Come True! 1960 Artist: Valentin Viktorov (1909-1981) After the Soviet Luna-1 rocket became the first manmade object to reach heliocentric orbit, it was dubbed “the Tenth Planet”. Viktor Ivanov was an important Soviet artist who worked in a variety of graphics genres. As a posterist, he won two State Prizes and numerous awards in international competitions.